New Build Homes For Sale in Colchester

Colchester is the oldest recorded city in England and has a rich history dating all the way back to Roman times. But it's also a modern and fast-growing metropolis that was recently gifted city status and offers inhabitants superb visitor attractions, cultural sites, first-class amenities and our great range of new build houses.

Whether you're a first-time buyer or an existing homeowner, our new houses and apartments for sale are ideal wherever you are on the property ladder with options of 2, 3, or 4-bed homes.

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Flagstaff Road - Colchester

Flagstaff Road, Colchester, Essex

1 bed homes


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The Paddocks - Cressing

Braintree Road, Tye Green, Cressing, Essex

3 & 4 bed homes

From £459,995

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Westcombe Park - Maldon

Bluebell Avenue, Off Maypole Road, Maldon, Essex

2, 3 & 4 bed homes

From £374,995

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We'll contribute up to 5% towards your deposit*

Beaulieu Heath - Chelmsford

Choat Place, Off Commonwealth Link, Chelmsford, Essex

1, 2, 3 & 4 bed homes

From £284,995

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We'll contribute up to 5% towards your deposit*

Beaulieu Gate - Chelmsford

Baker Road, Off Commonwealth Link, Chelmsford, Essex

1, 2 & 3 bed homes

From £250,000

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Why move to a new build house in Colchester

Our new homes for sale in Colchester put you in reach of fantastic retail variety, from unique boutiques and independent shops to delicious eateries. If you're looking for an excellent balance of rich history and modern lifestyle, this city is a great place to make your new home.


If you're a history lover, you'll be spoiled for choice. The Romans, Saxons, and Victorians have all left their mark and there are many museums that reflect this. Colchester Castle is the largest Norman Keep in Europe and reveals fascinating layers of history to visitors. Other must-visit destinations include Colchester Zoo, just a 12-minute drive from the city centre, and Firstsite, a gallery showcasing artwork from internationally acclaimed artists. For a weekend stroll, Colchester Orbital offers a 15-mile picturesque walk around the city, or you can explore the award-winning grounds at Beth Chatto's Plants & Gardens. The shopping experience in the city centre is top-notch, with many places to eat, department stores, retail chains and independent businesses. Colchester Market takes over the High Street weekly on Fridays and Saturdays, and Lion Walk Shopping Centre has a mix of independent retailers and high street brands.


Those moving to our new builds with growing families will benefit from a number of primary, secondary, and specialised schools rated 'Good' or 'Outstanding' by Ofsted. For prospective students seeking further education, the Colchester Institute has a wide selection of courses available. The University of Essex is just an eight-minute drive from the city centre and is ranked among the top 40 universities in the UK. 

Getting around Colchester

There is excellent access to and from the city by car, bus, and rail, and you can take full advantage when you move into our new housing developments. There are three train stations that serve destinations such as Clacton-On-Sea, Walton-On-the-Naze, and Harwich International Port. Colchester is also on the London Liverpool Street to Norwich line and both cities can be reached within an hour. Colchester bus station is situated in the city centre and offers regular regional and local services. The city is connected to the north of the UK using the M11 via the A120, while the A12 takes you into East London and Canary Wharf or north to Ipswich.

Find a new build house in Colchester today

We're proud to be an award-winning home builder and have over 60 years' experience in the industry. That's why you can rely on us to find a new build house or apartment that ticks all your boxes. Whether you're a first-time buyer or seeking advice as an existing homeowner, don't hesitate to contact us to talk to our friendly team. We also offer buying schemes to help you take the next step in your property hunt, so why not start your journey today? 

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All images are used for illustrative purposes only and are representative only. They may not be the same as the actual home you purchase and the specification may differ. Images may be of a slightly different model of home and may include optional upgrades and extras which involve additional cost. Individual features such as windows, brick, carpets, paint and other material colours may vary and also the specification of fittings may vary. Any furnishings and furniture are not included in any sale. Please check with our sales consultants for details of the exact specifications available at the development(s) for each type of home and the associated prices.